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How to request an article through ScienceDirect:

To download full text articles from Science Direct:

  1. Create an account by clicking on the "Register" link at the top of the page. (Sign up with your email, but DO NOT use the "Sign in via your organization" option.)
  2. Once registered, you can download the full text of an article in one of two ways:
    1. For free full text articles, simply click the "View PDF" blue button.
    2. For other articles, click the "Order PDF" blue button.
      Read through the access details and then fill out the Order form.
      We will respond within 2 business days.

If you encounter any issues during your search or within the requesting process, please contact the library front desk (319-352-8500;

Journal Databases

Save Your Articles

Vogel Library has obtained a subscription to RefWorks, a powerful citation management tool!

All faculty, students and staff can set up a free RefWorks account:

  1. Go to the RefWorks login page
  2. Click "Create Account"
  3. Sign up using your Wartburg email account

Questions? Contact the library!

Journal Abbreviation Tool

Use the CAS Source Index (CASSI) to locate the abbreviation of a journal name.

Journal Titles & Abbreviations from Rutgers U.

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